ICTMN Staff
3/12/14
The Cherokee Nation is studying expectant mothers to test whether healthy diet and exercise can prevent excessive weight gain and ultimately lower obesity rates within the tribe...
ICTMN Staff
9/9/13
Aboriginals across Canada on Monday marked International Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) Awareness Day, which has occurred every September 9 since 1999...
ICTMN Staff
8/2/12
Prenatal exposure to high magnetic field levels—widely present in today's high tech world—could raise the risk of a unborn baby becoming overweight or obese in childhood, according...
Eisa Ulen
7/12/12
Sunny Clifford, a 26-year-old Pine Ridge Tribal park ranger , has launched a Change.org petition that seeks to improve the quality of women’s lives by making Plan B available—and a...
Christina M. Castro
6/19/12
Along with many youth across this great nation, my beautiful young cousin just graduated from high school...
ICTMN Staff
3/6/12
After being kicked out of school and publicly humiliated for being pregnant, 15-year-old Shantelle Hicks now has the American Civil Liberties Union and ACLU New Mexico on her side...
Phyllis Horne
11/6/11
Ann Bullock, MD Dr. Ann Bullock, a member of the Minnesota Chippewa Tribe , is an energetic and ambitious physician...
ICTMN Staff
1/4/11
The propensity for diabetes and obesity can be manipulated in the womb, according to studies conducted by researchers at Harvard Medical School, reported Time magazine...
ICTMN Staff
12/29/10
Democratic Colorado State Senator, Suzanne Williams -- the only registered American Indian state legislator -- was involved in car wreck north of Amarillo, Texas, that left a pregn...